Basketball continues to take slow but firm steps in incorporating women into the elite. While waiting to have the first coach on an NBA bench, which could be Becky Hammon, there has been a historic movement in the offices of a G-League team. Has been hiring Tory Miller as General Manager of the SkyHawks, team associated with Atlanta Hawks. She will be the first woman in history to hold this position in American basketball, as reported by ESPN.
Just Announced: Tori Miller has been promoted to General Manager of the Skyhawks. Miller’s promotion makes her the first woman to hold the title of General Manager in the history of the @NBAGLeague.
Details & More @ATLHawks hires and promotions: https://t.co/961sIWQPin pic.twitter.com/Zn5MOJM8U4
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